Summer Holiday Events

The South of England and East Anglia offers a wide range of award winning attractions, activities and events to keep the children entertained during the summer school holidays. From Activity Days – to reading events in libraries through the summer. Multi-activity camps and Sportscamps for children of working parents, with a range of sports, activities, competitions and theme days during every school holidays.


Kids holiday club

22/07/2019 – 30/08/2019 @ Jack Hunt Pool & Gym

Kids holiday clubs Now bookable until April 2020 Drop the kids off to one of our holiday clubs, and they can get involved in fun themed days and activities. Take a look below to view timetables – be ahead of the game and book now for Summer.   Summer Dates: 22 July – 30 August […]

Space Chase

30/07/2019 – 28/08/2019 @ Peterborough Museum

Space Chase  A fun way to get involved with this Summer’s Reading Challenge. Enjoy space themed events at Peterborough Museum throughout the holidays. Inspired by the 50th anniversary of the moon landings, explore a different aspect of space facts (or fiction!) each week – from meteorites to Martians. Dates & times Tuesdays and Wednesdays. 30 […]

Big Beach

25/08/2019 – 26/08/2019 @ Event space

This summer sees the return of the Big Beach in the town centre. Bring your buckets and spades and be prepared to have some fun on the beach without travelling for hours!

Roaring Romans

25/08/2019 – 26/08/2019 @ Flag Fen

Roaring Romans Themed activities at Flag Fen. Discover what life was like 2,000 years ago, when Britain was ruled by the Roman Empire. Meet soldiers, explore Roman religion and food – then sign the kids up to join the Roman army! Dig up real Roman artefacts in our dig tent – plus with themed crafts […]

Big Beach

26/08/2019 – 27/08/2019 @ Event space

This summer sees the return of the Big Beach in the town centre. Bring your buckets and spades and be prepared to have some fun on the beach without travelling for hours!

Hatch ’19

26/08/2019 – 27/08/2019 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

This summer our main gallery will be brought to life through an interactive ‘live’ exhibition . Hatch ’19 is a summer art school for all; a chance to learn about different creative experiences and skills across a wide range of art forms from craft and design to music and dance. Experiment with materials and movement […]

Ely’s Escape Room – Bank Holiday

26/08/2019 @ Oliver Cromwell’s House

Escape Rooms are the latest interactive and immersive activity to sweep the country (in fact the world!). If you love games and puzzles or just like trying new things then this is for you. Whilst there are now several Escape Rooms about, we believe Oliver Cromwell’s House offers something that no other Escape Room experience can – […]

Knight School

26/08/2019 – 27/08/2019 @ Oxford Castle and Prison

Do your little ones have what it takes to become a knight? This summer, King Arthur is preparing for his next quest and has enlisted us at Oxford Castle and Prison to train his latest recruits for medieval battle. Our Knight School programme consists of an hour-long training session covering the essential skills needed to […]

Summer Family Arts Activities

27/08/2019 – 28/08/2019 @ The National Centre for Craft & Design

Everyone is welcome to design and make in these weekly family friendly workshops. £2, all ages, drop-in session Clay Modelling Tue 6 Aug Wire Sculpture Tue 13 Aug Land Art Sculpture Tue 20 Aug Patchwork Creations Tue 27 Aug Paper Sculpture Tue 3 Sep

Big Beach

27/08/2019 – 28/08/2019 @ Event space

This summer sees the return of the Big Beach in the town centre. Bring your buckets and spades and be prepared to have some fun on the beach without travelling for hours!